Matthew falsely attributes a prophecy to Jeremiah that came from Zechariah.
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Attributed to Jeremiah

Matthew 27:9 View context

Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremiah the prophet, saying, And they took the thirty pieces of silver, the price of him that was valued, whom they of the children of Israel did value;

Actually was Zechariah

Zechariah 11:12-13 View context

Then I said to them, “If it is [a]agreeable to you, give me my wages; and if not, refrain.” So they weighed out for my wages thirty pieces of silver. And the Lord said to me, “Throw it to the potter”—that princely price they set on me. So I took the thirty pieces of silver and threw them into the house of the Lord for the potter.

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